President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Malia, and Sasha volunteer at Friendship place, a local organization in Washington, DC that serves the local homeless population. November 25, 2015.
President Obama pardons Abe and its alternate Honest, the National Thanksgiving Turkeys, in a Rose Garden ceremony. November 25, 2015.
President Obama delivers a statement in the Roosevelt Room on U.S. national security in the wake of the attacks in Paris. November 25, 2015.
President Obama awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to seventeen recipients in the East Room of the White House on November 24, 2015.
President Obama holds a joint press conference with President Hollande of France in the East Room of the White House on November 24, 2015.
White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.
LGBT Artists Champions of Change event to honor LGBT and allied artists who are using their art to change hearts and minds and create dialogue about LGBT inclusion and acceptance. We celebrated nine Champions from across the country and heard panel discussions about the power of storytelling, social media, and how art brings people together for better understanding and acceptance. The creator, cast, and crew of Amazon’s Golden Globe-winning Transparent participated and advance-screened the first episode of their upcoming season two, and the Oscar-winning director of The Danish Girl from Focus Features will participate and screen the trailer of the film, along with cast and crew members. November 23, 2015.
President Obama delivered remarks at a civil society roundtable in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 21, 2015.
President Obama spoke about the U.S.-ASEAN partnership in remarks before the U.S.-ASEAN meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 21, 2015.